Joe Willock  celebrates with Granit Xhaka after he scored Arsenal’s opening goal in the Europa League Group F match against  Eintracht Frankfurt at the Commerzbank arena. Photograph: Christian Kaspar-Bartke/Bongarts/Getty Images

Eintracht Frankfurt 0 Arsenal 3 Sunday’s crisis is Thursday’s shining beacon of hope. A visit to one of the more feted sides in a competition they wo(...)

Eden Hazard of Chelsea scores the winning penalty. Photograph: Getty Images

Chelsea 1 Eintracht Frankfurt 1 (2-2 on aggregate, Chelsea win 4-3 on penalties) It had to be Eden Hazard. This had been billed as the Belgian’s fina(...)

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez speaks to Vincent Kompany as the defender leaves the pitch with a groin injury. Photograph: Bruno Fahy/AFP

Defender Vincent Kompany will require a scan to determine if he can play in the World Cup in Russia after injuring his groin during Belgium’s goalless(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill appeals to the fourth official after the disallowed goal. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA

Martin O’Neill was furious with Spanish referee David Borbalan after seeing the Republic of Ireland denied a dramatic World Cup qualifier victory over(...)

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after his penalty spot hit the post in the Group F game at Parc des Princes in Paris. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters/Livepic

Portugal 0 Austria 0 Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty and spurned a hatful of other chances as Portugal were frustrated at Euro 2016 yet again and (...)

 Hungary’s Zoltan Stieber chips the ball over Austria goalkeeper  Robert Almer  during the  Euro 2016 group F match   at Stade de Bordeaux. Photograph:  Fehim Demir/EPA

Austria 0 Hungary 2 Adam Szalai is not exactly prolific. Hungary’s No 9 managed to go through the whole of last season without scoring for both the c(...)

Austria manager Marcel Koller. Photograph Getty

Prospects A 1-1 draw with Sweden on the opening night of the qualifying campaign must have left a few fans a little concerned about their chances b(...)

Celtic’s Charlie Mulgrew at the final whistle in Edinburgh.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Ronny Deila spoke about “ black day” after Celtic’s Champions League hopes were ended by a thumping 6-1 aggregate defeat by Legia Warsaw. Trailing 4-1(...)